Art & Fashion
19th August, 2019
Niels Windfeldt reveals how meticulous planning gave way to the harsh realities of freezing underwater filming in his experimental short 'Rising Water'.
8th August, 2019
Carlos Asse reveals how technical challenges on his 35mm shoot echoed the themes of creative struggle depicted in unsettling dance short 'Dark at Sea'.
Art & Fashion, Documentary, Music
31st July, 2019
Roni Shao explains how he navigated the new frontiers of self-expression defining the future of Chinese art & culture in multi-sensory feast 'Frontiers'.
Christian Shultz's doc 'Inherit The Earth' follows teens from Baltimore as they reconcile with the urban poverty which has entrenched their local area.
22nd July, 2019
Lobster celebrate 'The Art of Coffee' in their boldly styled animation which tracks the dark elixir’s journey from berry picking to liquid gold.
18th July, 2019
Francesco Di Giorgio reveals to DN how he formed a narrative to base his showreel in, creating an experimental work open to interpretation.
17th July, 2019
Andrea Marini's pays tribute to chef Massimo Bottura’s edible masterpiece 'Camouflage: A Hare In The Woods' in his visually-arresting short film.
3rd July, 2019
Karni&Saul share how they combined dance, animation and nature for a silent rave to the gods of creativity in 'The problems aren’t us'.
1st July, 2019
Kristian Mercado Figueroa returns to DN for a chat about visualising Rachel Inez Marshall's poem in his exploration of womanhood across Latinx generations.
28th June, 2019
Alessandra Leone tells DN how she partnered with Andreas Barden to create Zoë Mc Pherson's enthralling 3D looping music video 'Inouï (and free)'.
21st June, 2019
Kurt Schneider discusses using creative anxiety as the narrative fuel for his experimental short about the pursuit of perfection, 'Thoroughbred'.
17th June, 2019
Arsen Arzumanyan joins us to discuss reversing methodologies & breaking mocap suits to create an unusual mythological tale of where birds come from.
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